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Old August 12th 09, 08:58 AM posted to uk.rec.walking
terrys
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Still have not set out on my first walk.. but watched several of Wainwrights
Walks on BBC does that count?

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Old August 12th 09, 10:24 AM posted to uk.rec.walking
GSV Three Minds in a Can
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Bitstring , from the wonderful
person terrys said
Still have not set out on my first walk.. but watched several of
Wainwrights Walks on BBC does that count?


Well it's better than nothing, but walking really isn't designed as a
spectator sport. Where-ever you are I'm sure there is a walk of some
sort just outside your door .. maybe not a Wainwright, but better than
just watching ..

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Old August 12th 09, 11:12 AM posted to uk.rec.walking
Geoff Berrow
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On Wed, 12 Aug 2009 07:58:12 +0100, "terrys"
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Still have not set out on my first walk.. but watched several of Wainwrights
Walks on BBC does that count?


And you've talked about walking here, why you're practically a
veteran.
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Old August 12th 09, 02:43 PM posted to uk.rec.walking
Bill Grey
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In message , Geoff Berrow
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On Wed, 12 Aug 2009 07:58:12 +0100, "terrys"
wrote:

Still have not set out on my first walk.. but watched several of Wainwrights
Walks on BBC does that count?


And you've talked about walking here, why you're practically a
veteran.


Talk is just about all some of us do :-)
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Old August 12th 09, 06:47 PM posted to uk.rec.walking
Martin Richardson
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In message , terrys
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Still have not set out on my first walk.. but watched several of
Wainwrights Walks on BBC does that count?

Terrys

Not if you learnt from them that it was OK to add stones to cairns.

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Old August 12th 09, 06:49 PM posted to uk.rec.walking
Martin Richardson
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In message , Bill Grey
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In message , Geoff Berrow
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On Wed, 12 Aug 2009 07:58:12 +0100, "terrys"
wrote:

Still have not set out on my first walk.. but watched several of Wainwrights
Walks on BBC does that count?


And you've talked about walking here, why you're practically a
veteran.


Talk is just about all some of us do :-)


Least it proves we are artical.. - you know, thingy.

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Old August 12th 09, 10:40 PM posted to uk.rec.walking
Sam
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On 12 Aug 2009 at 16:47, Martin Richardson wrote:
terrys writes
Still have not set out on my first walk.. but watched several of
Wainwrights Walks on BBC does that count?


Not if you learnt from them that it was OK to add stones to cairns.


Are you a professional moron, or just a gifted amateur?

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Old August 13th 09, 09:20 AM posted to uk.rec.walking
Geoff Berrow
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On Wed, 12 Aug 2009 17:47:55 +0100, Martin Richardson
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Not if you learnt from them that it was OK to add stones to cairns.


But we /have/ found the true purpose for cairns.
http://www.walkingoutdoors.co.uk/Geo...hp?img=169.JPG

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Old August 13th 09, 09:51 AM posted to uk.rec.walking
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On Thu, 13 Aug 2009 08:20:07 +0100, Geoff Berrow
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Not if you learnt from them that it was OK to add stones to cairns.


But we /have/ found the true purpose for cairns.
http://www.walkingoutdoors.co.uk/Geo...hp?img=169.JPG


That's cruel. How long did you leave him up there?

Judith
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Old August 13th 09, 11:15 AM posted to uk.rec.walking
Martin Richardson
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In message , Geoff Berrow
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On Wed, 12 Aug 2009 17:47:55 +0100, Martin Richardson
wrote:


Not if you learnt from them that it was OK to add stones to cairns.


But we /have/ found the true purpose for cairns.
http://www.walkingoutdoors.co.uk/Geo...hp?img=169.JPG

Bit like the Gormley plinth in Trafalgar Square
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